This popular fishing pier near 14th Place East has a full-line tackle shop where special orders are available and you can also find gifts for friends at home or a souvenir for yourself in the pier shop. Handicapped anglers fish for free, and season permits are available for bottom fishing and king fishing. As the new saltwater fishing license requirements go into effect, all anglers at Ocean Crest Pier are covered under coastal pier blanket fishing license. A full-service restaurant and a motel adjoin the pier.

An onsite weather station measures wind speed, air temperature, water temperature, current speed and direction and more. This data is posted online for anyone to review.